About Jacksonville, Texas


Let's have a look around into background of Jacksonville, Texas
  • County: Cherokee
  • State: Texas
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 31.9642735  
  • Longitude: -95.262023
  • Time zone: Central Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in Jacksonville, Texas

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: September to November

Location

Jacksonville is a city in the US state of Texas. Jacksonville has a total population of 14,544.

Distance from Jacksonville, Texas center to Airport

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic passengers. The nearest international airport is 135 miles in Dallas.

Driving Distance: 35 miles / 56 km

Driving Time: 36 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Tyler Pounds Regional Airport
  • Rail: Union Pacific
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities




Athens,Greece

Location

Location – Athens is the capital of the country of Greece. It was also at the heart of Ancient Greece, one of the most powerful civilisations and empires in the world

Weather
  • Climate: Semi-arid, Temperate Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to November
Tourist Attractions
  • Acropolis
  • Theatre of Dionysos
  • Parthenon

Emergency Contact Numbers in Jacksonville, Texas city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 888 877 7267 (Union Pacific)
  • Airport: +1 903 531 2343 (Tyler Pounds Regional Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 903 541 5000 (ETMC Jacksonville)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Jacksonville, Tx.

  • Tomato Fest
  • Open Art Nite
  • Scarecrow Tail

Tourist Attractions

  • George C Davis Site
  • Cherokee Trace Drive-Thru Safari
  • Texas State Railroad

Theatre & Concerts

  • Cherokee Civic Theatre
  • Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce
  • Jacksonville Opera Theatre

Visit Top Restaurants in Jacksonville, Texas

  • Stacy’s Bar-B-Q
  • Sylvia Maes Soul Food
  • The Sadler’s Kitchen

Top Shopping Centers in Jacksonville, Texas

  • Factory Connection
  • Treasure Cove Mall
  • Stage

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • American Freedom Museum
  • Gallery Main Street
  • Nichols Green Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Hush Puppies – Vincent Seafood
  • Mexican – La Fonda Del Sol
  • Ribs – Chili’s

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 6 (Restaurant)
  • Taxi: $ 2.50 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 983
  • Cheap meal: $ 10
  • Gasoline: $ 0.53 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 36

Information about Plainview

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
  • Rail: West Texas and Lubbock Railway.
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines

Airport

The closest major airport to Plainview, Texas is Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB / KLBB).

  • Driving Distance: 41 miles / 66 km
  • Driving Time: 36 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender: 10 - 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 
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